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Heavy fighting erupts in South Sudan capital

juba, south sudan
CRISIS. A file photo dated April 25, 2016 shows a group of the 195 opposition soldiers arriving with General Simon Gatwech Dual, the chief of staff of the South Sudan rebel troops, in Juba, South Sudan. File photo by Phillip Dhil/AFP

The clashes between former rebels and government soldiers force thousands of residents to flee

JUBA, South Sudan (July 11, 2016) — Thousands fled renewed heavy fighting in South Sudan’s capital on Sunday, July 10, as former rebels and government soldiers exchanged fire in several parts of the city.  Continue reading Heavy fighting erupts in South Sudan capital